"LA CISTERNA DE YEREBATAN:Its..." Basilica Cistern - Yerebatan Saray Tip by viajeromaga


Its the largeest of the 60 water storages that were built in Istanbul during the bizantine times.
Its located just front of Aghia Sophia and it was built in the year 532 B.C. Has 336 columns with a distance of 4 meters between columns. It occupies an area of 10.000 square meters and has a height of 8 meters.

Address: Alemdar Mahallesi, Yerebatan Caddesi, No:1/3, Ista
Directions: In sultanahmet, very near Topkapi & Hagia Sofia
Phone: +90 212 522 1259
Website: http://www.yerebatan.com/

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  • Updated Aug 24, 2002
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